Between two evils, I always pick the one I never tried before.
To be interested in the changing seasons is . . . a happier state of mind than to be hopelessly in love with spring.
You can have it all. Just not all at once.
How can I go forward when I don't know which way I'm facing?
The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking.
You never know when a moment and afew sincere words can have an impact on a life.
The worldly comforts are not for me. I am like a traveller, who takes rest under a tree in the shade and then goes on his way.
To forgive is not just to be altruistic.
Until you value yourself, you won't value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it.
One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.
We write to taste life twice, in the moment and in retrospect.
I desire to live in peace and to continue the life I have begun under the motto 'to live well you must live unseen'
Almost all our desires, when examined, contain something too shameful to reveal.
When all life is seen as divine, everyone grows wings.
Doing nothing is happiness for children and misery for old men.
Close by the Rights of Man, at the least set beside them, are the Rights of the Spirit.
I want to feel my life while I'm in it.
Always say 'yes' to the present moment... Surrender to what is. Say 'yes' to life - and see how life starts suddenly to start working for you rather than against you.
Any idiot can face a crisis; it's this day-to-day living that wears you out.
I think it's much more interesting to live not knowing than to have answers which might be wrong.
For life in general, there is but one decree: youth is a blunder, manhood a struggle, old age a regret.